Ophthalmic practitioner training: Peripheral fundus and vitreoretinal emergencies 2024
Ophthalmic practitioner training: Peripheral fundus and vitreoretinal emergencies
We are pleased to confirm that the 2024 Ophthalmic practitioner training: Peripheral fundus and vitreoretinal emergencies will take place on Wednesday 24 April 2024 (this is a change from the previously published date of 28 March 2024). Bookings are open.
This is a concise interactive course tailored to ophthalmic practitioners and advanced clinical practice healthcare specialist. Following on from our well received successful debut last year we have returned with an improved revamped course that will explore a wide range of clinical scenarios relevant to clinical practice. You will receive talks from world-leading vitreoretinal consultants and gain insights into vitreoretinal surgery
The course will ensure attendees become more confident in diagnosing and managing vitreoretinal emergencies. It will help Allied Health Professionals to streamline the patient pathway more effectively by recognising urgent conditions that need to be referred as well as non-urgent conditions that do not require a referral.
The course will cover:
Anatomy and physiology of relevant to vitreoretinal conditions
Peripheral fundus: What’s normal and what needs to be referred?
Management of Vitreo-retinal emergencies
Medical-legal record keeping for acute ophthalmic care
The course features a full day of lectures delivered by leading speakers including Ms Louisa Wickham, Consultant vitreo-retinal surgeon and Mr Paul Sullivan, Consultant vitreo-retinal surgeon at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London.
You will have the option to attend in-person at our training centre in Ebenezer Street, London N1 or online.
The course programme will be published here as soon as it is confirmed. In the meantime, please do have a look at the 2023 programme, which will give you a flavour of the day.
Who should attend
Advanced clinical practice nurses
Foundation year & emergency medicine doctors
This course carries 3 interactive GOC CPD points.
Tel: 020 7253 3411
Moorfields Education | The Education Hub
15 Ebenezer Street,
Tel: 020 7253 3411